— Remi Kanazi via Facebook (via fuckyeahmarxismleninism)
Abed Rabo Jedua inspects damage to his olive trees, which were destroyed by Israeli settlers, in the West Bank village of Tuqu’, November 25, 2013. The vandals were escorted by Israeli soldiers as they destroyed some 60 Palestinian-owned olive trees in the latest state-sanctioned ‘price-tag’ attack on Palestinian property. (Photos: Ryan Rodrick Beiler / Activestills.org)
NOT A JOKE: Photos from Personhood for Women
Also, check out National Advocates for Pregnant Women, org that stands up for the rights of women (often the ones with the least means), debunks bad science and challenges religious extremists influencing laws in courts.
Militias in the Central African Republic are slitting children’s throats, razing villages and throwing young men to the crocodiles. What needs to happen before the world intervenes?
Will we look back at this similarly to the way we look back at Rwanda sometime soon?
"The bourgeoisie is fearful of the militancy of the Negro woman, and for good reason. The capitalists know, far better than many progressives seem to know, that once the Negro women undertake action, the militancy of the whole Negro people, and thus of the anti-imperialist coalition, is greatly enhanced….Viewed in this light, it is not accidental that the American bourgeoisie has intensified its oppression, not only of the Negro people in general, but of Negro women in particular."
— Claudia Jones, "An End to the Problems of the Negro Woman!", 1947
Jones was jailed in the U.S. for being a communist, and went into exile in Britain.
Via Anti-Imperialist League
A Palestinian boy reacts as he attends a rally of the Islamic Jihad militants against Israel in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, on October 24, 2013. (Photo: AFP - Said Khatib) (via Al-Akhbar)
Medical staff tasked with monitoring the health of prisoners held by the United States in Guantanamo Bay, secret CIA prisons and in Afghanistan were complicit in abuses against them, an independent report has said.
The US Department of Defence and the CIA demanded that the healthcare personnel “collaborate in intelligence gathering and security practices in a way that inflicted severe harm on detainees in US custody”, according to the two-year study by the Institute of Medicine and the George Soros-funded Open Society Foundations."
It’s crazy important that we never forget or ignore how absolutely unacceptable this is….
Mos Def force fed under standard Guantánamo Bay procedure.
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"I’ve been part of a revolution and two change of Presidents in Central and South America… I’ve seen some things that are hard to believe… But this was the worst thing I’ve ever done… is hunt that whale." - John Crowe, Diver and former orca hunter.
Secret deal places no legal limits on use of data by Israelis Only official US government communications protected â¢ Agency insists it complies with rules governing privacy
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